KATHMANDU, July 1: The National Assembly has passed the Drugs (Third Amendment) Bill, 2079 BS.

KATHMANDU, July 1: Lawmakers of the main opposition party CPN-UML have boycotted today's meeting of the National Assembly. The agenda of today’s meeting was to hold a section-wise discussion on the Finance Bill, 2079 BS’ that was presented by Finance Minister Janardan Sharma in the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, June 26: The meeting of the upper house of the federal parliament is being held on Sunday. The meeting will be held at 11 AM at the Federal Parliament Building in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, June 20: Discussion on Appropriation Bill 2079 BS will continue in the National Assembly on Tuesday. The National Assembly today discussed various topics related to law, justice and parliamentary affairs, youth and sports, forest and environment, labor employment and social security, urban development, women and children and senior citizens and agriculture and livestock development.

KATHMANDU, June 20: Meetings of both the houses under the federal parliament are being held today. The meetings are scheduled to begin  at 1 PM.

KATHMANDU, June 16: A meeting of the National Assembly today unanimously endorsed a proposal tabled before it for deliberations on the Drugs (Third Amendment) Bill, 2079 BS and the Bill Relating to the Security of Health Workers/Professionals and Health Institutions (First Amendment), 2079 BS.

Kathmandu, June 14: The meeting of the National Assembly that was said to be held today has been postponed to June 15 due to a specific reason.

KATHMANDU, June 7: The annual reports of four different constitutional commissions were tabled in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament today.

KATHMANDU, June 3: A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) today formed a parliamentary special committee for the implementation, study and monitoring of federalism.

KATHMANDU, June 3: A proposal of urgent public importance was tabled in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, today, demanding a reduction in the price of petroleum products.

KATHMANDU, June 2: The National Assembly has approved the resolution proposal on the implementation of federalism.

KATHMANDU, June 2: A resolution proposal on the implementation of federalism has been tabled in the National Assembly under the Federal Parliament.

KATHMANDU, May 31: Members in the National Assembly (NA) today put forth their views on the government’s annual estimate of income and expenditure for the fiscal year 2079-80 BS (2022-23).

KATHMANDU, May 28: The National Assembly under the Federal Parliament has passed the policy and program presented by the government for the coming Fiscal Year 2022/23 by a majority vote.

KATHMANDU, May 27: A meeting of the National Assembly today passed the Policies and Programs of the Government by majority.

KATHMANDU, May 27: The National Assembly has continued deliberations on the government’s policies and programs for the fiscal year 2079/80 BS (2022-23), today too. The government’s policies and programs were presented before a joint session of the Federal Parliament by the President on Tuesday and the parliamentary deliberations on them kicked off Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 26: A session of the National Assembly  today endorsed the nomination of members to various thematic committees functioning as the subordinate bodies of the upper house.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The National Assembly has begun deliberations on the government’s policies and programs for the upcoming fiscal year 2022/23. The policies and programs for the new fiscal year were presented by President Bidya Devi Bhandari before a joint session of the Federal Parliament on May 24.

KATHMANDU, May 23: National Assembly (NA) members have drawn the attention of the House and the government to the country’s contemporary issues.

KATHMANDU, May 23: A session of the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, approved eight various ordinances today.

BAGLUNG, April 9: National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timalsina has said that the public should not vote to the political parties that are looking to secure a victory at any cost in the upcoming local-level elections.

KATHMANDU, March 20: National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timalsina has said that the upper house should be allowed to run responsibly even if the parliament sessions have concluded.

KATHMANDU, March 16: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has ended the ongoing winter session of the Federal Parliament (House of Representatives and National Assembly) from midnight Tuesday.

BAGLUNG, March 14: Chairperson of the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina today said that an environment should be created wherein all political parties get together for their election campaigns.

KATHMANDU, March 5: Newly elected 19 members of the National Assembly have taken oath of office and secrecy.

KATHMANDU, March 4: The term of as many as 20 lawmakers of the National Assembly who were nominated to their respective positions in 2017 is set to end today.

National Assembly meeting postponed

January 30, 2022 16:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: The meeting of the National Assembly scheduled for Monday has been postponed until further notice.

GANDAKI, JAN 28: The five-party alliance of the Gandaki Province has asked the newly-elected National Assembly (NA) members from the province to work firmly for the cause of democracy and constitution.

National Assembly to meet on January 31

January 27, 2022 16:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: The National Assembly will meet at 1PM on Monday, January 31, according to a notice issued by Dr Bharat Raj Gautam, the Secretary-General of the Federal Parliament Secretariat.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 26: Voting held to elect National Assembly members has completed in Province 1. According to Election Officer Bharat Lamsal, 270 out of 272 local level members and 91 out of 92 province assembly members cast their votes in the election held from 9AM to 3PM on Wednesday.

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 26: A tussle broke out between party members of Janamat Party led by CK Raut and security personnel at Janakpurdham today. Security officers had to use force to disperse the protestors from entering the election hall of the National Assembly building.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Voting for 19 vacant posts of National Assembly members will be held from 9 AM today. Voting will be held in eight polling stations and 14 centers in different provinces of the country from 9 AM to 3 PM.

HETAUDA, Jan 25: All necessary preparations for the National Assembly election have been completed at the voting center in Hetauda. Voting is taking place from 9AM to 3PM tomorrow in the election being held for 19 posts falling vacant from March 4, 2021 in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, the Election Commission (EC) said.

KATHMANDU, 24: The silent period for the National Assembly (NA) election slated for January 26 began from Sunday midnight.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: The code of conduct for the National Assembly elections has been implemented from Monday (today). The Election Commission (EC) has stated that the election code of conduct will be implemented from January 10 to maintain fairness, transparency and a fear-free environment.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) planned for 1:00 pm on January 9 has been put off due to a special reason.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: The ruling coalition has decided to form a coordination committee for the publicity and management of the upcoming National Assembly (NA) election.n

SURKHET, Jan 4: Six candidates have registered themselves for the three vacant seats in the National Assembly from Karnali Province.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 4: Eight candidates have registered for the three posts of National Assembly members in Province 1. The ruling coalition, CPN-UML and Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) have registered eight candidates

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: The ruling partner CPN (Maoist Centre) has finalized the name of party candidates for the upcoming election of the National Assembly (NA) member

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has finalized the names of candidates for the upcoming National Assembly poll scheduled to be held on January 26.

KASKI, Jan 2: Under the elections of National Assembly (NA) members scheduled for January 26, the Gandaki Province will be holding the election for three seats in the Upper House.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: The process for the election of National Assembly members has started from Saturday. The Election Commission has started the process of publishing the voter list, filing a complaint against the claim and including the missing list from Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: The Nepali Congress (NC) is renewing the registration of its name at the Election Commission in view of the National Assembly election.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: The National Assembly meeting, which was called for today, has been postponed following the obstructions of the lawmakers belonging to the main opposition party, CPN-UML.

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: The Election Commission (EC) has issued a notice regarding the registration of political parties for the election of one-fourth of members of the National Assembly. The EC has scheduled the period from December 16 to December 25 for the political parties to register their nominations for the election.

Nomination registration on January 4

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: The government has slated the date for election for the members of the National Assembly on January 26. A meeting of the Council of Ministers held on Thursday took this decision.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The tenure of as many as one-third of the members of the National Assembly, including that of Vice-chairperson Sashikala Dahal is going to end on March 5, 2022.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: The term of 20 members of the National Assembly (NA) who will complete their four-year term in the upper house of the federal parliament, is coming to an end. The Election Commission (EC) has suggested the government hold the election for the vacant posts in the third week of January.